19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Tonna laying eggs

Tonna galea, commonly known as the Giant Tun, is a species of marine gastropod mollusc in the family Tonnidae. Here we are in the Marine Park of Porto Cesareo (South Italy - Mediterranean sea), about 20 meters deep, and a large individual of the species is laying its eggs

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Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Porto Cesareo (LE), Italy
Copyright: © Luigi Montevecchi